Area of Interest: Teratology, social theory, moral philosophy, and Far East philosophy
Saraliza Anzaldua is a teratologist with a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Texas, Dallas and an M.A. in English Literature from National Taiwan University. She is currently a doctoral student with the philosophy department at UCLA. Her work is devoted to promoting teratology as a framework for social theory and moral inquiry. She also studies Chinese social philosophy, and Japanese martial philosophy. Some of her influences include Eugene Thacker, Stephen Asma, Carl Jung, Hannah Arendt, Lao Tzu, George Lakoff and Mark Johnson, Erving Goffman, Noël Carroll, Natori Masatake, Miyamoto Musashi, and Luce Irigaray.